On this weekâs Moyers & Company, Rolling Stone editor Matt Taibbi and Yves Smith, creator of the finance and economics blog Naked Capitalism, discuss the folly and corruption of both banks and government, and how that tag-team leaves deep wounds in our democracy. Topics: banks, economy, bill moyers
Full Show: Dark Money in Politics June 15, 2012 âLetâs face it,â the founder of a super PAC recently told Mother Jones magazine. âPolitics in this country is coin-operated.â True enough, as evidenced by the billions projected to be spent in this yearâs elections â untold amounts of it unleashed by the Supreme Courtâs 2010 Citizens United decision. Even with all that money being cashed in, the busy check-writers and the influence they purchase remain largely hidden, including those who... Topics: bill moyers, politics, campaign contributions, PAC
* Bill Moyers - Paul Krugman on Thomas Piketty's book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century; aired around April 14, 2014 * uploaded by bsanandaATyahooDOTcom * globalcooperativeforumDOTnet Topics: Bill Moyers, Paul Krugman, Thomas Piketty
Tom Blanton, director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University, discusses the history of the 1966 Freedom of Information Act Topics: moyers, michigan, lyndon johnson, johnson, bill moyers Source: Comcast Cable
Taming Capitalism Run Wild News/Business. (2013) Economist Richard Wolff; activist Saru Jayaraman. (CC) (Stereo) Topics: bill moyers, richard wolff, new york, mr. roosevelt, roosevelt Source: Comcast Cable
Bill Moyers describes his latest TV project, "Hate on Trial"; Lou Cannon on his Reagan biography; critic Elvis Mitchell on the movies of 1992. Topics: Charlie Rose, Bill Moyers, Lou Cannon, Elvis Mitchell
On December 23rd, 2008, Scott Horton Interviews Glenn Greenwald December 23rd, 2008 Glenn Greenwald, former constitutional law and civil rights litigator, discusses the difficulty of challenging conventional wisdom on cable news shows. Glenn Greenwald is a regular blogger at Salon.com and the author of Great American Hypocrites: Toppling the Big Myths of Republican Politics, A Tragic Legacy: How a Good vs. Evil Mentality Destroyed the Bush Presidency, How Would a Patriot Act? Defending American... Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Bill Moyers, Scott Horton, Glenn Greenwald
An excerpt from Bill Moyers Journal on April 17, 2009 From crime beat reporter for the BALTIMORE SUN to award-winning screenwriter of HBO's critically-acclaimed The Wire, David Simon talks with Bill Moyers about inner-city crime and politics, storytelling and the future of journalism today. ------ Scott Horton Interviews Mark Danner on March 18th, 2009 Mark Danner is Professor of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, and discusses the leaked torture report from the International... Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Bill Moyers, David Simon, Scott Horton, Mark Danner, Dick Cheney
From October 09, 2009, hear opinions on the state of the economy and Washington, D.C. as seen by Simon Johnson and US Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Bill Moyers. From October 22, 2009, Gabriel Kolko talks with Scott Horton on the end of a world dominate by U.S. From November 12, 2009, Scott Horton interviews the other Scott Horton on the 23 CIA agents convicts of crimes by an Italian court that respects the rule of law. Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Simon Johnson, U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur, Bill Moyers, Gabriel Kolko,...
The author and radio commentator hosts this late-night half-hour series, featuring a mix of guests from politics and the arts. Topics: los angeles, tavis, bridget, julia, california, rikers, pbs, bill moyers, fisher & paykel,... Source: Comcast Cable
From Bill Moyers' Journal of April 3rd, 2009, Corruption in America's Banks? The financial industry has brought the economy to its knees, but how did they get away with it? With the nation wondering how to hold the bankers accountable, Bill Moyers sits down with Bill Black, the former senior regulator who cracked down on banks during the savings and loan crisis of the 1980s. --------------------- Scott Horton Interviews Philip Giraldi on September 23rd, 2008 Philip Giraldi, former CIA... Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Scott Horton, Philip Giraldi, Bill Moyers, Bill Black, Afghanistan
Bill Moyers examines the deteriorating and increasingly corrupt state of affairs that our government has devolved into and the accompanying divisiveness sweeping the country. Is there hope for things to improve? For the first time in his life, Moyers isn't optimistic. Source: An Afternoon with Bill Moyers Tavis Smiley speaks with William Cohan Award-winning investigative reporter and former investment banker assesses the impact of S&P's downgrading its credit outlook for the U.S. and the... Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Bill Moyers, Tavis Smiley, William Cohan, Goldman Sachs, S&P
From Bill Moyers Journal of June 12, 2009 Robert Reich Two Excerpts from Armageddon in Retrospect by Kurt Vonnegut Will They Ever Trust Us Again-- Letters from the War Zone by Michael Moore Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Robert Reich, Kurt Vonnegut, Bill Moyers, Michael Moore
From June 21, 2009 on Media Matters with Bob McChesney talks to Naomi Klein, the author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism From June 05, 2009, Bill Moyers sits down with award-winning investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill to examine the human and financial costs of America's wars. Scott Horton Interviews Jeremy Scahill on May 21st, 2009 Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Bob McChesney, Naomi Klein, Bill Moyers, Jeremy Scahill, Scott Horton
Criminal defense attorneys weigh in on O.J.; Bill Moyers on poetry and language; John Hockenberry reflects on his career. Topics: Charlie Rose, O. J. Simpson Trial Update, Bill Moyers, John Hockenberry
Episode #392 of “Media Edge” (initial airing on cable TV: November 10-16) includes: "The United States of ALEC" (41minutes) Bill Moyers' report on the most influential corporate-funded political force most of America has never heard of -- ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council. A national consortium of state politicians and powerful corporations, ALEC presents itself as a “nonpartisan public-private partnership”. But behind that mantra lies a vast network of... Topics: Media Edge, The United States of ALEC, Bill Moyers, ALEC, American Legislative Exchange Council
The author and radio commentator hosts this late-night half-hour series, featuring a mix of guests from politics and the arts. Topics: los angeles, tavis, california, rikers, pbs, tavis smiley, bill moyers, allan lichtman, joseph... Source: Comcast Cable
Bill Moyers The Language of Life: Some Can Sing - Interviews with poets Robert Hass, Carolyn Forche, and Claribel Alegría Topics: Bill Moyers, poetry, The Language of Life, Robert Hass, Carolyn Forche, Claribel Alegria
Bill Moyers The Language of Life: Swirl Like a Leaf - Interviews with poets Robert Bly, Jimmy Santiago Baca, and Marilyn Chin. Topics: Bill Moyers, The Language of Life, Robert Bly, Jimmy Santiago Baca, Marilyn Chin, poetry
Steve Harper's timeline of the Trump-Russia connections from 1979 to May 18, 2017. An updated version through August 6, 2017, can be found at the Bill Moyers site http://billmoyers.com/story/trump-russia-timeline/. It spells out who, what, where, where for all the known inter-connections to date. Harper updates this timeline on a regular basis. Topics: Trump, Russia, Trump Timeline, Russia Probe, Russia Investigation, Steve Harper, Bill Moyers
Bill Moyers The Language of Life: The Heart of Things. - Interviews with Victor Hernandez Cruz, Michael S. Harper, and Adrienne Rich. Topics: poetry, Bill Moyers, The Language of Life, Victor Hernandez Cruz, Michael S. Harper, Adrienne Rich
Tom Blanton, director of the National Security Archive at George Washington University, discusses the history of the 1966 Freedom of Information Act Topics: mexico, johnson, aclu, obama, michigan, moyers, lyndon johnson, iraq, donald rumsfeld, leahy, john... Source: Comcast Cable
Bill Moyers News/Business. Bill Moyers. (2011) Author Bill Moyers ('Bill Moyers Journal The Conversation Continues'). New. (CC) Topics: new york, donald trump, donald, jon stewart, brooklyn, lombardi, susan jacobi, palin, famiglia,... Source: Comcast Cable
From October 23, 2009, Bill Moyers talks with Judge Richard Goldstone, who headed up the controversial UN Human Rights Council investigation into the fighting in Gaza between Israel and Hamas. The Gaza War started December 2008 and ended January 18, 2009 just two days before President Bush was to leave office. 13 Israelis and about 1400 Gazans were kill. 518 Israelis and 5303 Gazans were wounded. Scott Horton Interviews Cindy Sheehan on October 16, 2009 Peace activist Cindy Sheehan discusses... Topics: Great Speeches and Interviews, Bill Moyers, Richard Goldstone, Scott Horton, Gaza, Cindy Sheehan,...
News/Business. (2010) Wendell Potter, former CIGNA executive, and Marcia Angell, the New England Journal of Medicine, discuss health-care reform. New. (CC) (Stereo) Topics: bill moyers, wendell potter, bill, bill moyers journal, obama, obama, dvd, wellpoint, washington,...
News/Business. (2010) New York University President John Sexton discusses theology, politics and the role of universities around the world. New. (CC) (Stereo) Topics: bill moyers, charlie, john sexton, bill, bill moyers journal, dvd, lisa, american, pete, john,...
“ Andrew Bacevich speaks truth to power, no matter who’s in power, which may be why those of both the left and right listen to him.” — Bill Moyers Andrew examines of the triple crisis facing America. An economy in disarray that can no longer be fixed by relying on expansion abroad and a government transformed by an imperial presidency into a democracy in name only and an engagement in endless wars that has severely undermined the nation. Andrew recommends a respect for the limits of... Topics: Great Speeches And Interviews, Exceptionalism, Andrew Bacevich, Bill Moyers, The End of American...
News/Business. (2009) Professor Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot is the first black woman in Harvard University's history to have an endowed professorship named in her honor. New. (CC) (Stereo) Topics: bill, ell, pbs, bill moye, chris jordan, moyers, anso, ut, worldfocus, moys, bill moyers, jim...
Jonathan Kozol talks about his encounters with the poorest children in America with Tom Ashbrook . Source: The Poorest Children In America Naomi Klein on the Links Between Capitalism and Climate Change Naomi Klein says the tragic destruction by Hurricane Sandy can also be the catalyst for the transformation of politics and our economy. She joins Bill Moyers to discuss hurricanes, climate change, and democracy. Source: Naomi Klein on the Links Between Capitalism and Climate Change Music includes... Topics: Great Speeches And Interviews, Jonathan Kozol, Tom Ashbrook, Poorest Children, Naomi Klein,...